Minestrone Soup

Minestrone Soup from chef-in-training.com ... A healthy and flavorful dinner that is SO delicious!

I know there are plenty of versions of this soup out there on the internet. This happens to be my mother’s version that she created, and let me tell you, if it comes from my mom, you KNOW its going to be good! This soup is healthy and flavorful. It is super delicious and a […]

Honey Lime Mango Chicken

Honey Lime Mango Chicken from chef-in-training.com ...A dinner recipe that is as delicious as it is healthy!

With it being the new year, I am sure a lot of us are trying to eat healthier. I love when dinners don’t compromise on flavor just because they are “healthy”. This recipe is FABULOUS! The mango, pomegranate and avocado combine with the honey-lime coating to creating a chicken dinner that is not only full […]

Chicken Cacciatore

Chicken Cacciatore from chef-in-training.com ...An easy, delicious and healthy dinner!

One of my goals for this year is to make dinner more often around my house. I know what you are thinking… “You’re Chef in Training, you cook ALL the time!” I wish I could say we ALWAYS sit down to the dinner table to a meal I cooked from scratch, but the truth of […]

Beef Empanadas

Beef Empanadas from chef-in-training.com ...A easy and delicious dinner the whole family will love!

My mom used to work at a Mexican restaurant during her college days. To this day, she raves about their Beef Empanadas. While I was visiting a few weeks ago, she whipped some up and I must admit, they are as delicious as she raves about them! The tasty flavor of steak, seasonings and flavorful […]

The Downtowner Sandwich

Copy cat of True Aggie Cafe's "The Downtowner" sandwich on chef-in-training.com is one of THE BEST sandwiches you will ever eat! And its perfect for Thanksgiving leftovers!

I’m going to take you back, back to my college days. I went to Utah State University up in the cute little city of Logan, Utah. It is a cute little college town. Not big at all but filled with its own charm. The thing I love about smaller towns like this one, is all […]

Asian Chicken Wraps

Asian Chicken Wraps from chef-in-training.com ...These are a new and fresh lunch/dinner idea that is packed with delicious flavor and stuffed with tasty ingredients!

I am ALWAYS struggling for new and creative lunch ideas. Breakfast and dinner come easy for me to whip something up, but lunch- it can sometimes be the rushed and hurried meal of the day. Lunch for me is something I know I gotta do, but doesn’t get a second thought. I have really been […]

Buffalo Chicken Taquitos

Buffalo Chicken Taquitos from chef-in-training.com ...This recipe is INSANELY delicious! A must try for sure!

In case you aren’t following me on instagram, you might have missed my big announcement…. yes, SURPRISE! We are upgrading to a family of FIVE at the end of May! It was a surprise baby but we couldn’t be more excited! For those of you wondering, I guess I will share a few simple facts about […]

BBQ Chicken French Bread Pizza

BBQ Chicken French Bread Pizza from chef-in-training.com ...This meal is DELICIOUS and can be ready in 20 minutes flat from start to finish! Can it get any easier?!

My family loves pizza. There are always smiling faces when there is pizza on our dinner table. My husband’s personal favorite is BBQ Chicken. For dinners in a crunch, I love to make french bread pizzas.  You may remember this Spinach Chicken Alfredo French Bread Pizza from a while back. This recipe is in the […]